Des Moines Library
21620 11th Avenue S., Des Moines, 98198
The library is located on the corner of South 216th Street and 11th Avenue South, next to Des Moines City Hall and
across the street from Wesley Homes Retirement Center.
From I-5 Northbound:
Take Exit 149B, and head west on Highway 516 (Kent-Des Moines Road).
Turn right on Pacific Highway S (Highway 99). At the next major intersection,
turn left on 216th Street. After going down the hill, turn left on 11th Avenue.
From I-5 Southbound:
Take Exit 151. At
the stop sign, go straight ahead on 200th Street. At the next major intersection,
turn left on International Boulevard (Highway 99/Pacific Highway S). At the
third stoplight, turn right on 216th Street. After going down the hill, turn
left on 11th Avenue.
Head south on First
Avenue, which becomes Marine View Drive. At the first four-way intersection
with lights, turn left on 7th Place South, which becomes 216th Street. At the
top of the small hill, turn right on 11th Avenue.